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Press Releases - 2009 June 08

POWERED UP WITH 100% GREEN ENERGY

ASTRAL MEDIA RADIO AND OUTDOOR IN TORONTO NOW BULLFROGGED

ASTRAL MEDIA RADIO has announced it has officially moved to green electricity for its three Toronto radio stations and their respective websites: Virgin Radio 999, 97.3 EZ Rock and Newstalk 1010 CFRB.  Tom Heintzman, President, Bullfrog Power was interviewed by each of the stations to promote the announcement and increase awareness of the benefits & ease of switching to Bullfrog Power. Throughout Toronto, lighting for ASTRAL MEDIA OUTDOOR transit shelters & billboards will be powered by renewable electricity generated from low-impact wind farms and hydro facilities. To learn more read the official press releasevisit the website.

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Tags : Toronto, Bullfrog Power, Astral Media Outdoor, Social Responsibility

Feature - 2009 May 04

$7,175,952 RAISED FROM ONE-DAY NATIONAL CARING FOR KIDS RADIOTHON

THE LARGEST AMOUNT RAISED FROM A ONE-DAY RADIOTHON EVENT IN CANADA.

On Thursday April 30th, fifty radio stations in 28 cities across Canada took part in the Astral Media National Day of Caring for Kids Radiothon to benefit 20 children’s hospitals and health care facilities across the country. Access the Astral Media PRESS RELEASE.

 

To see a wonderful photo montage of the event visit the FLICKR webpage: http://tinyurl.com/flickrradiothon (Photo- Radiothon Montréal)

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Feature - 2009 April 08

ASTRAL MEDIA NATIONAL DAY OF CARING FOR KIDS RADIOTHON APRIL 30TH

15 HOSPITALS - 28 CITIES - 50 RADIO STATIONS

Tune in and Give!
Astral Media will be hosting a one-day RADIOTHON for children’s health in 28 cities and on 50 radio stations across Canada, in support of 15 children's hospitals and health care facilities. On Thursday, April 30, 2009, please tune in to your favorite radio station and give!

A one-month multi-media promotional campaign began April 1st to raise awareness for the day including a microsite that has been launched to communicate details of the RADIOTHON event, offering a point of access to the children’s hospitals and radio stations where people can give. See & hear the promotional campaign here:  http://www.radiothon.astral.com/campaign-en.html 

The 50 radio stations involved in the RADIOTHON across Canada have been working with their partner hospitals or health care facility for months to coordinate and organize the logistics for the day. A pre-fundraising initiative called change bandits; change crusaders or banditos will raise awareness for the RADIOTHON and begin the process of raising money. In many markets, the radio stations work with Children’s Miracle Network, an international non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children’s hospitals and health foundations.  See the Press Release.

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Feature - 2009 February 05

BREAKFAST CLUBS OF CANADA

THE TASTE FOR LEARNING TOUR '09

As the major media sponsor, Astral Media Radio stations in six major cities are taking part in promoting the BREAKFAST CLUBS OF CANADA fundraising campaign that begins February 19th. The "Taste for Learning Tour" kicks off on February 10th. A specially-designed 53-foot-long truck will head west from Boucherville making stops in six major cities: Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Regina, Calgary and Vancouver, to promote the fundraising campaign. At each stop, the general public is invited to drop by to meet Astral Media Radio Morning Show Hosts and receive one of the 1,500 breakfast bags filled with Breakfast Clubs of Canada partner products. The campaign is being supported on-air and via Astral Media Radio station websites.

 

Click here for "Taste for Learning Tour" dates.  

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Tags : Breakfast Clubs of Canada, Astral Media Radio, Social Responsibility, Charity